Daily Archives: May 27, 2014


Reds @ Dodgers May 27, 2014: What Even Is This Team

I throw up my hands in defeat. I literally have no idea any longer. When tonight’s lineup was first announced, it had Chone Figgins batting second, Erisbel Arruebarrena batting eighth, and Dee Gordon, hitting .243/.298/.296 over the last month, at leadoff. Hanley Ramirez & Matt Kemp were nowhere to be found. The mind began to spin in circles. Why…


Brandon League Is Good Now, Apparently

Brandon League has been one of the most unlikely success stories on the Dodgers this year. Not unlike Juan Uribe last year, he’s doing his best to make fans forget about previous terrible season(s) and a dubious contract. League has a 1.35 ERA and hasn’t given up an earned run since April 15th or any runs since May…


2014 MLB Draft: Dodgers’ Big Board, v 2.0

This is the second version of my 2014 MLB Draft Big Board. There have been changes, but not significant changes. The draft is nine days away, and I’ll do one more Big Board update (either June 3 or 4). This is a ranking of the players I think could be realistically available at the Dodgers’ selection…